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Costly cancer drugs are worth it, study finds

(PhysOrg.com) -- The cost for chemotherapy medications to treat colorectal cancer for six months has jumped 2,600 percent from 1993 to 2005. But such rising costs are worth the price, asserts a new report from Cornell, when ...

dateAug 14, 2009 in Cancer
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Study pinpoints novel cancer gene and biomarker

(PhysOrg.com) -- Dana-Farber Cancer Institute scientists' discovery of a cancer-causing gene - the first in its family to be linked to cancer - demonstrates how the panoramic view of genomics and the close-up perspective ...

dateJun 24, 2009 in Cancer
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